Elworth Farmhouse Cottage is a Grade II listed, thatched cottage tucked away in the idyllic surroundings of Elworth near Abbotsbury, Dorset. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this characterful cottage is woven with original beamed ceilings, antique furniture, and a charming Inglenook fireplace, whilst offering two guests, outdoor swimming pool and hot tub, providing a luxury escape to the countryside. With pretty gardens to the front and rear, make the most of your outdoor space by dining alfresco and basking in the sunshine, before enjoying a refreshing dip or swim. Head indoors to freshen up in the ground-floor shower room, before cosying up in front of the log effect fire, with plenty of plush seating to select from. Catch some rest from the bedroom, housing a king-size bed, and a single for flexibility, with a handy en-suite cloakroom on offer. Come morning, prepare brunch in the well-equipped kitchen, possible to enjoy indoors or outdoors, before heading into the hamlet, encompassed by rural countryside, where guests can join the South West Coastal Path. For your nearest amenities, head into Portesham, home to the popular The Kings Arms pub, and Duck's Farm Shop & Café, where you can stock up on some local produce, or head further towards Abbotsbury, featuring further eateries, post office and shops, along with a swannery, Great Tithe Barn craft centre, subtropical gardens, and the breath-taking Jurassic World Heritage Coast. With Weymouth, Charmouth, Lyme Regis and their stunning shorelines within reach, plus a range of markets, seaside amusements, nature reserves, historical landmarks, and sporting activities, there’s plenty to see and do from the cottage. Experience a couple's treat from Elworth Farmhouse Cottage. Portesham 0.7 miles;
Abbotsbury 1.5 miles
Portesham is a beautiful West Dorset village, superbly located for access to the spectacular World Heritage Jurassic Coast, South West Coastal Path and South Dorset Ridgeway, in an area of outstanding natural beauty and only a short drive from Weymouth, Dorchester or Bridport. The village is surrounded by glorious countryside, with direct access to public footpaths including the south west coastal path. There is an excellent local pub serving good food and real ales, and a village farm store. A great base for touring, there is plenty to see and do within a short drive of this picturesque area, including Abbotsbury Swannery and Tropical Gardens. Take a walk up to St Catherine’s Chapel and experience the fantastic views over Chesil beach. The bustling market town of Dorchester is just 8 miles away, with its array of interesting shops, restaurants and museums. Within easy reach is the family friendly seaside resort of Weymouth and the Jurassic coast, and also dramatic Portland, venue for the 2012 Olympic sailing events. With Bournemouth and Poole only 40 minutes away, this is altogether a super holiday destination at any time of the year.
One family bedroom with king-size, single and en-suite cloakroom.
Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin, and WC.
Living/dining room with log effect electric fire.
Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher and coffee machine.
Smart TV with Netflix etc, WiFi, CD/radio player.
Bed linen and towels included in rent.
Front and rear patio areas with furniture and barbecue, and private outdoor swimming pool and hot tub (shared access with owner) .
Note: The swimming pool and hot tub are only available between May - September (weather dependent outside of these months).
Note: The cottage is adjacent to the owner's farmhouse.
Sorry, no pets and no smoking.
Shop and pub 0.8 miles.
Note: This is an adult-only property.
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